FT Belvoir Driving Directions

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From Washington DC (1-95 South)

  • If you are traveling south on 1-95, take the Fairfax Parkway/Backlick Road (7100) exit 166 A.
  • Take the Fairfax County Parkway to its end at U.S. Rt. 1 (Richmond Highway.)
  • Turn left.
  • At the first light, on the right, is the entrance for Tulley Gate on to Fort Belvoir.
  • Tulley Gate is the main entrance to the post for visitors. All visitors without a Department of Defense ID card must use Tulley Gate and is open 0500-2100, 7 days a week. Visitors who wish to enter Fort Belvoir after 9 p.m. may use Pence Gate.
  • For information about gate access, click here or call the VPOC at (703) 806-4892.

From Richmond (1-95 North)

  • If you are traveling north on 1-95 North, take the Fort Belvoir Exit 161 B. (U.S. Rt 1 -- Richmond Highway)
  • You will travel five miles to Fort Belvoir.
  • Continue through the light at the Fairfax County Parkway (VA 7100). At the next stop light, on the right side you will see the entrance for Tulley Gate, turn right.

Accessing Ft Belvoir:  Visitors who wish to enter Fort Belvoir and do not have a Department of Defense identification card must use Tulley Gate from  5 a.m. - 9 p.m and Pence gate from 9 p.m. – 5 a.m. Drivers must provide a valid state driver's license and all occupants must provide photo ID.  At least one occupant of a vehicle must present valid DOD identification in order to access gates other than Tulley.  Call the Visitor Center for information, at (703) 806-4892.